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How to Build a Simple Pallet Shed on a Low Budget

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We like homesteading as a practical way of connecting our busy lives to the land in an effort to transition from consumers to producers. Building systems to deal with supplies from the garden increases self reliance and quality of life. As many of you requested, here’s a video of our newest pallet innovation, the wood […]

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Buddleia Bare Root and Cuttings

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Also known butterfly bush or summer lilac, Buddleia is a beautiful flowering shrub immensely valuable to the wildlife by producing large amounts of nectar especially benefiting pollinators. The flowers are intensely scented and will make any cut flower bouquet smell like perfume. In our gardens Buddleia turned into mature 10ft (3m) tall shrubs in only […]

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American Elder Cuttings – 2 Types

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The key advantage of the American elder is that it produces flowers throughout the growing season increasing the harvest window significantly. The flowers of the American elder have a superior vanilla flavour. Both the flowers and the berries can be made into wines, cordials and jams. An excellent wildlife tree readily supplying a source for […]

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Portuguese Kale Cuttings

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Portuguese kale is also known as walking stick kale. It’s perennial, meaning it will continue to grow delicious leaves year after year. These can be harvested fresh any time of the year including winter which gives it a very flexible harvest window without the need to preserve them. It’s a delicate flavor similar to cabbage […]

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US Standard Post Shipping Add On

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Shipping cost is €5.90 flat rate to Europe, you can now add shipping to the US for €9 EXTRA. PLEASE NOTE THAT STANDARD POST DOES NOT INCLUDE TRACKING. We normally don’t ship outside of Europe for freshness of the tubers, plants and cuttings. We do now due to numerous requests. Please be aware that tubers […]

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Hybrid Poplar Cuttings

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Can be used for hedging, windbreaks, biomass and firewood. Extra quick growing Poplar species reaching up to 12 feet / 3.6m in just one year when mulched or planted into a lasagne garden. Don’t let freshly planted cuttings dry out in the first growing season. Cuttings are about 25cm / 9″ long and about pencil […]

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Poultry Market Roscommon Quick Tour

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Here’s a quick video tour of the poultry market in Roscommon. Lots of interesting breeds of chickens, ducks, quail and all sorts of other small animals. It’s on the first Sunday of every month, although we’ve been told that it’s a lot of less active over the Winter, but from February onward it will get […]